Title: Advanced Interview and Interrogation

Where:  Bergen County Law and Public Safety Institute – 281 Campgaw Rd., Mahwah, New Jersey

When:  September 20 – 21, 2023

Time:  8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Class Limit: 240

Instructor:  New Jersey State Police Retired Lieutenant Tom Paret  


This two-day course is designed for investigators and detectives to learn the fundamentals of interviews and interrogations.

Topics of discussion will include:

Room set up, commencing the interview, two detective interviews, verbal and nonverbal communication, rapport building, question formulation, goal-oriented questioning, behavioral analysis questions, theme development, convince vs. convey, interrogation vs. interview comparison, confessions, confirmation bias. This course will also include a case study as well as an interactive component.


PROGRAM COST:      BERGEN COUNTY $0.00               OUT-OF-COUNTY $50.00